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2015 Lexus RX repairs by problem area

Engine (7%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (0%)

Brakes and Traction Control (7%)

Suspension and Steering (28%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (10%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (31%)

Other (17%)

Chart based on 29 repairs.
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2015 Lexus RX repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (13%)

< $100 (87%)

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Chart based on 23 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2015 Lexus RX 4dr SUV

270-horsepower 3.5L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Lexus RX in Nebraska, United States
Jul 2015 - Jun 2016
Mar 2016

13000 mi
Multiple pieces of lower door trim had to be removed and reattached due to defective clips. 
Lexus RX in Washington, United States
Dec 2014 - Sep 2018
Sep 2018

55700 mi
Water pump bearing was failing causing loud noise from engine compartment. Water pump was replaced under warranty. 

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2015 Lexus RX 4dr SUV

270-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Lexus RX in Oklahoma, United States
Dec 2016 - Jun 2018
Feb 2017

24000 mi
Catalytic converter vent problem, causing a rattle/buzz on cold start. 
Apr 2017

25000 mi
Windshield replacement, dealer accidentally broke it 
Lexus RX in Nevada, United States
Sep 2014 - Jul 2015
Mar 2015

10000 mi
Seam in rear leather seat pulled apart. Dealer refused to cover 100% of repair. I will take to another shop to repair at lower cost. 
Apr 2015

10700 mi

US $25
Seam in rear leather seat pulled apart. Had it repaired by an independent shop. Paid $25. Dealer wanted $800. 
Lexus RX in Texas, United States
Dec 2015 - Mar 2018
Oct 2017

21000 mi
20000 mile maintenance 
Lexus RX in Nevada, United States
Dec 2016 - Mar 2018
Jul 2017

15496 mi
On return trip home and on highway trip following week, the wind noise still exists 
Lexus RX in Texas, United States
Nov 2014 - Dec 2016
Sep 2016

18000 mi
Noise whenever steering wheel was turned. It continued for two days until I took it to dealer. Noise didn't reproduce for dealer, although they kept car for 48 hours to check. No repair done. 
Lexus RX in Texas, United States
Nov 2015 - Dec 2017
Jul 2017

54000 mi

US $100
Replace battery. 

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2015 Lexus RX 4dr SUV

270-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Lexus RX in British Columbia, Canada
Mar 2015 - Jun 2018
Oct 2017

25420 mi
Rattle above glove box in dash board was repaired by adding insulation fabric 
Lexus RX in Illinois, United States
Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Feb 2018

48605 mi

US $140
Center console cup holder lid jammed open. Had to disassemble console to free lid. 
Lexus RX in Illinois, United States
Feb 2017 - Jun 2018
Jun 2017

34000 mi
Fan speed does not increase to maximum when inside temp is hot when set to "Auto". Dealer claims this is normal!!!!!!! 
Lexus RX in Rhode Island, United States
Jun 2015 - Jun 2018
Dec 2015

34000 mi
Tire valve stem popped up suddenly making it impossible to inflate tire. 
Feb 2016

36000 mi
Center console cover stopped sliding. Center console replaced by dealer. Warranty covered 1200. Wouldn't have bothered if out of warranty, more of an annoyance than a problem. 
Jun 2018

54000 mi

US $400
Replace front pads and resurface rotors 
Lexus RX in Illinois, United States
Nov 2016 - Jun 2018
Sep 2017

29000 mi
Noise from rear seat when hitting bumps. Buzzing. Has existed since purchasing vehicle used 12/2016. Returned 3 times for repair. First time: nothing done. Second time: about 1/2 problem fixed. Third time: seat removed and sent to auto upholster shop. Improvement but still not fixed totally. 
Nov 2017

30000 mi
4th trip to repair the buzzing in the rear seat when driving over uneven road surface. Every time they have repaired it the buzz/rattle changes. And every time it diminishes somewhat in loudness, plus the road bumps that caused previous noise, now don't, but different bumps do! 
Lexus RX in North Carolina, United States
Jan 2016 - Feb 2018
Sep 2016

37000 mi
Drivers seat made a clunking sound when going over dips, braking and accelerating. Dealer replace part of the seat mounting track under warranty 

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2015 Lexus RX 4dr SUV

245-horsepower 3.5L V6 Hybrid 6-speed shiftable CVT FWD

Lexus RX in Texas, United States
Aug 2017 - Jun 2018
Feb 2018

35000 mi
Adjust rear seats and condition leather to address squeaking. 
Lexus RX in Florida, United States
Aug 2015 - Jul 2016
Jun 2016

4000 mi
Rain sensing wipers inop 

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2015 Lexus RX 4dr SUV

245-horsepower 3.5L V6 Hybrid 6-speed shiftable CVT AWD

Lexus RX in Maine, United States
Aug 2015 - Mar 2018
Jan 2017

27000 mi
Replaced right front strut and upper mount. 
Jun 2017

21000 mi
Banging sound when right front goes over bumpy surface at moderate speed 
Jul 2017

21000 mi
Banging noise when right wheels go over bumpy surface at moderate speed. No repair done. Dealer wants to have regional specialist involved 
Aug 2017

25000 mi
Banging noise when going over rough surfaces. Lexus regional service specialist was on site to check the vehicle. 
Sep 2017

25000 mi
Banging noise when right front wheel goes over rough surface . Particularly noticeable at low speeds. 
Dec 2017

26000 mi
Replaced right rear shock. Didn't fix the noise. I don't understand why Lexus specialist decided to replace it because it was clearly happening when front right was going over bump. 
Jan 2018 Front right strut and strut mount were replaced few weeks later and that fixed the problem.  
Lexus RX in Ontario, Canada
Mar 2018 - Jun 2018
May 2018

8780 mi
It was a scheduled maintenance visit and I had them pull up the parking brake, all very minor. 

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